1954 Wasp Value?

Discussion in 'Classic Balloon Tire Bicycles 1933-1965' started by Wayne Adam, Dec 13, 2017.

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  1. #1 Posted Dec 13, 2017

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    Hi Guys,
    I need to sell this '54 Wasp, can you please tell me the value so I can list it.
    I purchased it from the original owner in 2011. It is all original, not restored.
    It has nice paint with the typical scratches and dings, the chrome is also very nice.
    This is a 24" Bike.
    Thanks for your help.
    Wayne

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    Nice bike but girls and 24" can be a tough sell. I'm thinking $150 range max. V/r Shawn
     
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    Thanks Shawn, Wayne
     
  4. #4 Posted Dec 13, 2017

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    Very cool and grossly undervalued bike.

    maybe 1 in 100? girls 50's 24" are in that kind of condition...

    should be 300 but market probably says no.

    I would take a lot of good pix and post on eBay for 300 shipped and see what happens.

    Remember Ebay....the place where repop laden 'restored' phantoms sell for 5000 +
     
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    no way I would sell that bike for only $150.00. if that is all it would go for I would just keep it.
     
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    I agree with Shawn, it's a girls 24" bike. That may be a tough sell.
     
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    I'm with Bob on this one.
    I didn't know they used Opal Blue on the 54 model Wasps. Is the serial number a late 54 number?
     
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